Universal Access To All Knowledge
Home Donate | Store | Blog | FAQ | Jobs | Volunteer Positions | Contact | Bios | Forums | Projects | Terms, Privacy, & Copyright
Search: Advanced Search
Anonymous User (login or join us)
Upload

Reply to this post | See parent post | Go Back
View Post [edit]

Poster: Dudley Dead Date: Sep 16, 2012 8:46pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Dylan's 'Tempest' , somewhat Dead related

On further listening to the song, "Tempest", I like it more . I actually find it oddly moving, and don't mind the length as much . I forgot to thank you for the links to the other Titanic songs, I am almost sure that Dylan has that Rabbit Brown one in mind . And the :Nearer My God To Thee" ending on it is indeed great .
The two most interesting uses I know, of the "Nearer My God"/Titanic connection would be . Gavin Bryars work "The Sinking of the Titanic", where he builds his spacy, work around it .
http://www.amazon.com/Bryars-Sinking-Titanic-Barnett-Ensemble/dp/B0000040UW
I recommend this fuller one that the one with Eno .

And a very strange, and beautiful anime "Nigh on The Galactic Railroad" (1985).
The hymn is heard as through the water, in a surreal version of the Titanic sinking . Here is part .http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wGRB49XCPE&;feature=related

The "Joey" conection to "Roll On John" , is pretty funny .